Exotic commodity derivatives will become even less attractive to the Asian market following Ice's move to transform swaps to futures
Singapore becomes the first exchange in Asia to implement Iosco principles
Departure of Janice Yu from the French bank is latest example of consolidation in the Asian derivatives sector
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